My Imprisonment is for Christ
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My Imprisonment is for Christ

Minute with Mike / May 2019 Recently, my son, Tim, spent time reading and memorizing parts of Philippians as spiritual preparation for Ranger School. So, I read, listened and prayed through Philippians frequently as I prayed for him. One verse that captured my attention and consumed much pondering time was this… it has become known...

The Other 364 Days
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The Other 364 Days

Our mission is to serve churches as they equip men to walk with Christ and lead well. Here are a few of the questions you helped answer this month… “We have a small team of men who want to launch a formal ministry to men at our church. Our pastor is on board but we...

Walk It Out: 9 Observations on the Road to Emmaus
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Walk It Out: 9 Observations on the Road to Emmaus

Luke 24:13-35 is a manly story. I think most of us can identify with the attitudes and actions of the two disciples in the account. As I write this, I’m sitting in my oldest son’s home at Ft. Benning, GA. We were able to see him yesterday after almost 10 weeks of very intense training....

The Cross and Manhood
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The Cross and Manhood

Originally Posted by Mike Young March 2016 I love Luke 18:31. It’s one of my favorite Easter verses. It’s also one of my favorite verses about manhood.   And taking the twelve, he said to them, “See we are going up to Jerusalem, and everything that is written about the Son of Man by the prophets...

The Morning of Good Friday
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The Morning of Good Friday

Many of us will attend or at least hear of Easter Sunrise services this weekend. It is delightful to gather with other Christ followers early on Resurrection Day to celebrate Jesus’ finished work on the cross. These gatherings are a highlight of the year. But, I’m also drawn to the idea of solemn assembly and...

Conferences, Sawdust & Ranger School
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Conferences, Sawdust & Ranger School

Family Update / April 2019 HANNAH enjoyed volunteering at two Noble Man conferences. We’re thankful that every member of our family has been part of the conference team! BEN & CALEB led a workshop at our Richmond Noble Man conference. The title was Faith in the Furnace. They got strong reviews for their teaching on...

Men of Action
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Men of Action

Minute with Mike / April 2019 I love the gospel of Mark! It’s fast-paced! The word immediately is used nine times in the first chapter, alone! We believe this book share’s Peter’s perspective on Jesus’ ministry. Peter was a fireball, a man of action. He moved fast! Sometimes too fast. But, I gotta believe that...

I Will Run!
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I Will Run!

Nearly every man at our Richmond Noble Man Conference responded to Dr. Tom Elliff’s invitation to make the following commitment… Dear God, by your grace, with the rest of my life, I WILL RUN! Dr. Elliff unpacked five commitments from Hebrews 12:1-3 that Noble Men must make! Men want and need to be challenged to...

Workshop Highlight: Andy Redford, The Christian Counseling & Training Center
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Workshop Highlight: Andy Redford, The Christian Counseling & Training Center

It’s time to introduce another one of our workshop presenters for The Noble Man Richmond. Meet Andy Redford, the Executive Director of Christian Counseling and Training Center! Andy will be leading a workshop on Biblical Leadership titled, Men, Don’t Ignore the Instructions. It’s no surprise the verse that is speaking to Andy right now is...

Workshop Highlight: Reggie Dabbs, The Youth Alliance
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Workshop Highlight: Reggie Dabbs, The Youth Alliance

With The Noble Man Richmond Conference just around the corner on March 23rd, its time to introduce one of our keynote speakers, Reggie Dabbs of The Youth Alliance! Reggie is another returning keynote to The Noble Man and will also be leading a workshop titled, What Are You Tied To? Reggie’s story begins when he...